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The Man in the High Castle - Amazon show from the book by Philip K. Dick.

Just watched episode 2 of this alternate history/sci-fi fantasy where the Nazis and Japanese won the Second World War and conquered the United States. It’s a little bit steampunky a little bit Red Dawn but not that much of either. 68 more words


Waging Peace

By Charlie Keil

This was written over a decade ago and hasn’t  been updated, yet. But the basic thrust is as valid as ever.

Contradictions (a short introduction to “Waging Peace”) 3,013 more words

Great Transition

It felt like a kiss - Adam Curtis

Every now and again I go back and watch some Adam Curtis. Some people find his work too polemic and disagree with the connections he makes but his stories are always compelling, factually sound and his music and visuals second to none. 46 more words


Cambridge World War I Memorial Plaques, 1918-1936

Collection ID:  012
Extent: Approx. 167 items; 16.3 linear feet in 13 boxes (oversize).

This set of wood plaques honors soldiers from Cambridge, Mass. who died in World War I. 302 more words


Having a blast in the 50's - Nuclear Test after-images..

After the blast, members of the mannequin family tossed about or missing after an atomic blast on March 17th, 1953


The German V2 Rocket Engine - this is what got us into Space.

“This third day of October, 1942, is the first of a new era in transportation, that of space travel…”

— Speech at Peenemünde, Walter Dornberger, 3 October 1942… 106 more words


Oopps, choppers got foamed!

Workers at Minnesota National Guard accidentally set off the fire suppression system in the hangar and foamed 10 aircraft.